On Wed 16 Jul 2008 08:56:27p, Corey Richardson wrote in
Post by Corey Richardson
Thinking about it, how many people *actually* die or get ill in
the US from eating underdone burgers?
Not that many, probably...
Can you actually specify at US BK's, McDonalds that you want
your burger rare?
In the UK, they (the FSA) *demand* that burgers are only served
Or is it that UK beef not to be trusted?
AFAIK you can't specify doneness of burgers in fast food places in
the US. I always specify med-rare in burger restaurants, though.
Rare is just too rare for burgers because they never get it right.
I do like steaks rare and just barely warm in the middle. Yum. I'm
getting hungry now though I had a nice lunch out and planned not to
eat dinner tonight. More fodder for any food snobs; it was Red
Lobster(tm) and grilled garlic shrimp and steamed snow crab legs
(cooked perfectly), nice baked potato and a salad. And a Heineken.
Wonderful company of my parents, whom I rarely have time to out to
eat with these days. :)) My dad is looking thin and mom says he
barely eats but he got the shrimp fettacini alfrado. Yes, my
spelling sucks. Mom got bacon-wrapped scallops and grilled